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Roderick Francis MACDONALD

Regimental number649
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWarehouseman
Address25 Commercial Road, Hyde Park, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Nora MacDonald, 25 Commercial Road, Hyde Park, South Australia
Enlistment date22 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialOuttersteene Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 55), Bailleul, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
59
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Donald and Nora MACDONALD, 17 Dean Street, Brighton, Sussex, England. Native of Perth, Western Australia

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